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is the continued united states pre-eminence, not just in demand space programs but in terms of science and inventions and everything else that goes along with it, and it ended up being washed away in the flood of stimulus france. as this hearing has highlighted already, the president's approach to human spaceflight lacks a clear mission and he is relying on the success of commercial space, which i agreed is vital that has dragged its feet and pushed its flight at nasa. i strongly support a public-private partnership for the country's space policy. however, it is up to nasa to develop the heavy lift rocket because the private sector doesn't have enough funds to do it by itself, and that heavy lift rocket needs enough thrust to overcome the administration shortsightedness. now why cancel inhofe, the international partners who supported the mission, president obama has taken a been there and done that approach but we haven't been there for 40 years and the international partners who would have helped us have never been there. if we cannot lead the world with space, china and russia will i
to the science and space technology program he was involved whether they will try to pick up some sort of new copyright enforcement has yet to be seen. >> host: did you see a policy coming forward again? >> whether there will be some sort of effort to have some kind of copyright law mind, i think it is a possibility. but i think a lot of lawmakers were a little frightened by the backlash for that. i think there is a movie industry and the recording industry is looking for smaller issues that they can push. >> host: lee terry is taking over for cliff stearns. on the energy and commerce committee, is that right? >> no, he is taking over the position that mary bono mack had and he will be the vice chair of the commerce committee. it will be interesting to see how and whether she tries to assert her authority. she has actually told me that she is interested in tackling something related to piracy. but i would agree that it's very unlikely. all members are extremely wary of trying to enact laws of technology that they perhaps have an expertise on. and that they don't understand all the ramificatio
. [applause] >> thank you very much, everyone, for coming. thank you to the department of political science. today, we have for pronounced -- we have for pamela spirit we will have a bit of discussion between them and then moved to audience discussion. first, deborah is the this -- is a professor of ethics and society. she is also the senior associate dean for the humanities. she is a member of the philosophy department and director for ethics and a society. her research focuses on the ethical limits of the markets. a place of equality in a just society and a rational choice. she also works on ethics and at the -- in education. she is co-editor of the forthcoming collection, occupy the future. he is a graduate of mit and an early participant in occupy washington -- occupy boston. he specializes in web applications and design. a co-founder in danger of some in cambridge. -- actually, just in central square. if he continues to be engaged in outspoken protests, malfeasance, and a finance industry mismanagement. and next is phil thompson. actually, he is on the end. an associate professor. i'm
off. gilead sciences moving up. says today's update keeps gilead in the race which he says is an $18 billion market opportunity. ls elsewhere we're seeing a bright spot in the biotech space for celgene. also activity to keep note of, athenahealth in the mobile health care space. epocrates added a 2% premium. it's a small cap, but that stock is moving sharply higher today. look at illumina. that's not what's moving the stock. here's what is. telling the newspaper over the weekend that illumina is definitely off the table based on those comments. there is speculation that roche may not further pursue an illumina deal. that's what's weighing on shares of illumina today. >> thank you so much. >>> coming up, we'll talk with the head of one of the biggest today. the ceo of snofi chris viehbacher. >> there's a lot of flu going around. it's a bad one. minutes before the bell, look where the dow sits now. dow at 13,387 and change. >> google executive chairman eric schmidt arrived today in north korea. not a popular move with the white house. but google stock is popular with investors. that st
've got good lath is going to be taking over, and smith is going to be moving to the science, space and technology committee -- >> host: so bob goodlatte of virginia's going to be the new chair of the judiciary committee? >> guest: right. so, and he was involved in the writing of sopa. whether they're going to try to take up some sort of new copyright enforcement is yet to be seen. >> host: do you see sopa, pipa policy proposal coming forward begun? >> guest: i don't think there's an ap tide for the -- appetite for the same fight again. whether there'll be some sort of effort to have enforcement of copyright rules online i think is a possibility, but, i mean, i think a lot of lawmakers you wea little frightened by how the sopa fight went and the backlash to that. i think the movie industry and the recording industry is kind of looking for maybe some smaller issues that they can push. >> host: now, lee terry is taking over for cliff sterns, correct? on the energy and commerce committee, is that right? >> guest: no. he is taking over the position that mary bono mack had on the commerc
. >> they are turning science into impact. >> clients will receive a kit and send back swab samples taken from different area of the body. hundreds it is sequenced the company hopes to provide valuable clues about an individual's health and lifestyle. >> looks like you are eating more carbohydrates than you think you are or drinking a lot of caffeine. >> it could eventually be compared to other databases as research advances benefiting both individuals and the scientific community and unlocking the mysteries in our own bodies. >> the test concept isn't the only innovation of this project. it is being funded by crowd sourcing. they have signed up more than 350 people in two weeks. prices start at around $70 for a single test. we have more information at abc7.com. >>> the man who has a thousand viral videos is about to make things tougher. jimmy kimle live is moving to 11:30. his biggest challenge remains the same, coming up with fresh material. >> when we hire new writers as the years go on they will pitch things and i will cross them off and say we did this 8 years ago. you try to keep doing new things
. but the key thing is he says science and technology could be a way to improve the economy. from what we've seen on our visits though,, both he and perhaps google's schmidt might have their work cut out for them. one of our earlier visits we were shown what appeared to be an internet center at a library. in fact it was a intranet center. the folks in north korea have almost no access to the real worldwide web and in our last visit, jon, we saw more mobile phones out in the streets but there is a hitch there too. these mobile phones can not connect outside of north korea. in fact they're more dumb than smartphones. however who knows. schmidt might have the idea to get a few more phones, google phones, google tablets google searches in north korea. jon: information wants to be free. greg palkot in london. thank you. jenna: it is a known fact that obesity is not good for your health but seems some risks get more attention than others. a new survey finding while most americans realize carrying too much pounds can contribute to heart disease and diabetes there are other series -- serious cons
they realize and could be sackifiesing their safety. we'll talk to our science editor. and then lawmakers but theed heads on the debt ceiling and the gun control debate. we'll get a preview, after the break. yes she is, yes she is. [ bop ] [ male announcer ] could've had a v8. 100% vegetable juice, with three of your daily vegetable servings in every little bottle. with three of your daily vegetable servings excuse me, sir i'm gonna have to ask you to power down your little word game. i think your friends will understand. oh no, it's actually my geico app...see? ...i just uh paid my bill. did you really? from the plane? yeah, i can manage my policy, get roadside assistance, pretty much access geico 24/7. sounds a little too good to be true sir. i'll believe that when pigs fly. ok, did she seriously just say that? geico. just click away with our free mobile app. >> we have just learned that moments ago, president obama signed into law the first of the sandy relief bills, to provide $9.7 billion in flood insurance funds to victims of super storm sandy. congress passed the bill on friday. th
each other, which isn't rocket science. it's just common sense. from td ameritrade. >>> nobody knows the pain of gun violence quite like the kennedy family. listen to the conversation with the world's top treatment experts. welcome to you both. >> thank you. >> two kennedys. i can't think of two better people to ask about this debate. and your reaction to the interview i had with alex jones. what did you feel? >> it was disheartening, i think. just to see the anger there and also, you know, he kept talking about the second amendment. the second amendment, thomas jefferson, who wrote the second amendment, said it should be revisited every 20 years to see if it's still appropriate. i mean, this is -- this is something that was written a long time ago. and he probably doesn't even know what the real intent of the second amendment was. so for him to quote this and just the absole vitriol of it is really disheartening. >> i was just disturbed. disturbed as a human being that this is what our civil discourse has come to. what makes our country so great is that we're about passing power pea
. a science teacher was brave in the middle of all of this and went face to face with the shooter and sort of talked the shooter off a ledge for lack of a better phrase and the other students were able to run to safety. the teacher talked the suspect into eventually handing over the gun. the victim is expected to have surgery later on today. we will keep you updated. >> straight to washington where vice president biden met with the video industry an in part f his ongoing discussions aimed at reducing gun violence. the companies activision and electronic artsmakers of medal of honor and the vendor gamestop which is a really big one. the white house got pushback from the national rifle association after its representatives mead wit met we vice president yesterday. the nra said vice president baden made it explicitly clear that president obama already made up his mind on those issues. carl cameron is live in washington, d.c. now, talking about video games. >> entertainment last night and video games today. not a sign of great concern by the entertainment industry or movies and broadcasters or
science into impact. >> richmond says clients will receive a kit, sending back samples taken from different areas of the body. she says the company thopz provide cal vubl clues about health and life style. >> it looks like you're eating more casho hydrates than you think you are. you're drinking a lot of caffeine. >> she says it could be compared as research into the human advances. benefiting individual skptz+ñ scientific community. the test concept is being funded by crowd sourcing. yugs a popular site, the company signed up 350 people in two weeks. prices start around $70 for a test. we have more information for you on aabc 7 news.com. >> yes. i can see you've been eating a lot of fast food, haven't you?. >> yes. yes. exactly. >> coming up next a table top < the family can use atle top the same time. >> and a new smart phone app does t8taúxtes0p0p >> are you tired of seeing everybody in your house staring into their smart phones and ignoring one another? we may have the answer for you. this video shows a think pad working like a gigantic tablet designed for up to four people
declined an on camera interview. health and science editor, john fowler, ktvu news. >>> more details now, we obtained state records showing bar pilot guy kleess has been involved in three other pilot incidents. on august 27, he ran aground in sacramento. on august 29, a ship was damaged at the dock and on may 26, a ship went into shallow water and that caused a thug boat to briefly go aground. >>> it could seem like a past time, but feeding wild animals can lead to problems. feeding wild animals can affect migration patterns. animal control commissioners are meeting later this week to consider several different ways to address the problem including outreach, more signs and maybe stiffer fines. >>> some changes are coming to yosemite national park. but the draft plan by the national park service won't limit the number of daily visitors as some people feared. instead yosemite will offer shuttle buses and rerout buses to limit congestion. they will limit rafting and access to river banks. >>> tomorrow we will learn if barry bonds has been selected to the baseball hall of fame. a lot of peop
interview. health and science editor, john fowler, ktvu news. >>> more details now, we obtained state records showing bar pilot guy kleess has been involved in three other pilot incidents. on august 27, he ran aground in sacramento. on august 29, a ship was damaged at the dock and on may 26, a ship went into shallow water and that caused a thug boat to briefly go aground. >>> it could seem like a past time, but feeding wild animals can lead to problems. feeding wild animals can affect migration patterns. animal control commissioners are meeting later this week to consider several different ways to address the problem including outreach, more signs and maybe stiffer fines. >>> some changes are coming to yosemite national park. but the draft plan by the national park service won't limit the number of daily visitors as some people feared. instead yosemite will offer shuttle buses and rerout buses to limit congestion. they will limit rafting and access to river banks. >>> tomorrow we will learn if barry bonds has been selected to the baseball hall of fame. a lot of people think the player
of work to his last, which isn't rocket science. it's just common sense. from td ameritrade. ♪ ♪ ♪ [ male announcer ] don't just reject convention. drown it out. introducing the all-new 2013 lexus ls f sport. an entirely new pursuit. >>> take a look at shares of boeing. they are up by about 3% move. moving up after selling off monday and tuesday. coming after several problems with the company's dream liner aircraft. but boeing doing a little bit of push back today aep phil has the story. hi, phil. >> hi, tyler. boeing just wrapped up a conference call with reporters updating where they believe the 787 is in terms of reliability. two pieces of news. the first one being that in terms of reliability after 15 airplanes in service, the dream plane is where the 787 was. rebuilt of taking off and landing on time. other piece of news has to do the lithium ion batteries on board. here is what the chief of safety has it say about use of these batteries. >> we have over a million hours of safe operation of these battery cell in flight. so i continue to be very confident in the battery technology and
: lawrence is a professor of forensic science. cyanide is not easily detected on drug skreengs and a small amount can kill someone. >> it's usually kept under lock and key. again, if you work in the photographic industry, if you worked in a metal processing plant, or you worked in a plant with -- where they work with insecticides, those are places you would find cyanide. >> reporter: soits not all that difficult to obtain? >> it's not that difficult. if somebody wants to get it, they can get it. >> the only thing the chicago police would say on record is they are investigating khan's death as a murder and working closely with the medical examiner. as for the lottery check that had been mailed out, an official with the illinois lottery says records show that the check was cashed several weeks after khan's death. wolf? >> mary snow, thanks very much. >>> and you're in "the situation room." happening right now, tens and thousands of lives potentially at risk in what could be the worst flu season here in the united states in years. a leading doctor tells me, though, it's not too late to protec
of expanding sign science and technology will -- science an technology will improve the economy. that speech is the reason that eric schmidt is along for the trip. back to you. >>> we have breaking news now at 8:47 a.m. we are a finding out about the fatal crash between a train and a pedestrian. this happened at about 7:45. so about an hour ago. a pedestrian was walking his bike along the tracks and was hit and killed by a capital corridor train. police are doing an investigation here. and the trains are still getting by but they -- but they are using an alternate track. this will delay the capital corridor trains that move through here. again, an investigation, these are live pictures from newschopper2 of a fatal crash. we're getting reports that this man who was described as an adult male in his 20s or 30s was walking his bike and -- walking his bike and dog along the tracks when he was hilt and killed. we'll let you -- get you more information on this coming up. >>> hours ago, near hayward, a pickup truck hit an elderly woman who was crossing that busy street. it happened at lelenig and m
been much worse. the student with the gun had pockets filled with ammunition but a well-liked science teacher confronted him face-to-face and talked him into putting down the gun. teachers are being praised for helping other kids escape. he is 16 years old and he's in custody. let's discuss what is going on in our strategy session. joining us, a pair of cnn contributors, paul begala and erick erickson from redstate.com. here in "the situation room" yesterday, i asked him if the president signs executive orders to restrict guns in some way or background checks, listen to what david keen said. >> some things you can do by executive orders and some things you can't do by executive orders and some things need money to be implemented need monand that's to congress. >> does he have a point that if congress wants to defund that executive order, it's not going to happen? >> well, as a matter of governmental operations, sure. as a matter of politics, david keene is a smart guy and i actually like him as a person. he's on the wrong side of even as his own members. as you know, as erick knows, i
things, like each other, which isn't rocket science. it's just common sense. from td ameritrade. i am probably going to the gas station about once a month. last time i was at a gas station was about...i would say... two months ago. i very rarely put gas in my chevy volt. i go to the gas station such a small amount that i forget how to put gas in my car. [ male announcer ] and it's not just these owners giving the volt high praise. volt received the j.d. power and associates appeal award two years in a row. ♪ with multiple lacerations to the wing and a fractured beak. surgery was successful, but he will be in a cast until it is fully healed, possibly several months. so, if the duck isn't able to work, how will he pay for his living expenses? aflac. like his rent and car payments? aflac. what about gas and groceries? aflac. cell phone? aflac, but i doubt he'll be using his phone for quite a while cause like i said, he has a fractured beak. [ male announcer ] send the aflac duck a get-well card at getwellduck.com. >>> alcoa kicking off earnings season. earns came in at 6 cents a share,
. that's actually one of the key things in biotech. the science is so good, that if you have the capital, and the staying power, over time you tend to win. and so when capital is available, biotech innovation continues to expand. in our case because we have these recurring cash flows and strong financial base, we think we can keep growing. so for us today, we'll be talking about two things about the company. the commercial portfolio, the approved products already that are driving our growth. and this pipeline that you're referring to, of our medicines with schizophrenia, addiction and depression. >> well, good luck today. and at the conference, mr. pops. appreciate your time. >> thank you very much. >> richard pops, chairman and ceo of alkermes. >> we want to take a check on shares of netflix, trading above $100 a share for the first time in eight months. april 23rd to be exact. take a look at this, up 5%. this comes on the heels of a deal with time warner to carry previous seasons of some of the popular shows that are produced by time warner tv. so that another content deal in the quive
tremendous science-based products that are very high in health and safety and efficacy and we've got a tremendous business opportunity and we're proud of where we are today and confident about our future. >> okay, des, let's talk about the pyramid scheme thesis for a second. first, of your distributors, every year, new distributors join the forces of herbalife, and invariably the argument is made that a large majority of those distributors at the end of year one don't become the millionaires or even making $100,000 or $50,000 or $10,000 that they see in the ads but ultimately that they lose money. pis that true? >> absolutely not. here's one of the fallacies we're hearing from pershing square. what the research shows is the majority of our distributors become distributors because of their affinity with the product and they want to receive a discount. so essentially they're almost like members, club members just like in costco. that's the reality. most of the distributors come for that product discount. of those distributors who come for business opportunity, absolutely they make mone
in university. his numerous books have garnered critical success from the american political science association for the best book in political science. he is also a key facilitator of a facility studies workshop. he has a great deal of experience in the policy field. the senior fellow, he is a former staff member a mark on the national security council and served six years on the national security advisory panel. most recently, he was part of a task force of experts about a new defense strategy for a new era. and a scholar at the american enterprise institute. he has more than three decades of public service and higher education. he was president of the world bank, dean of the johns hopkins school of international studies and assistant secretary of state for east asia. and long served at the pentagon. the great panel to be joined with. i will pose a question to each one of them to kick off the conversation then turn it over to all of you. the first question i want to pose to mike -- what the heck happened on new year's day and even what does it mean for defense? what do you see playing out in t
and seniors living in dignity. after 9/11, it was an extraordinary experience to invest in science, technology, aviation, infrastructure. we put $50 million into the airport. i don't think many people know that, but i am telling you that. making its larger and safer. i can talk about the exhilarating fights as chairman of the committee to make our cause more efficient, and the internet more safe. the internet is a large and a looming problem and has everything to do with cyber security, something we seem not to be able to address in congress. we are leveraging the best in government to help people and solve problems, always keeping at the forefront. that is what we will do in the next two years in the senate. we have the debt ceiling coming up, and i want to be part of that fight. i will pour myself into it because there always is so much importance to be put into it. i have every intention of keeping up this intensity. this is a no-holds-barred approach that i will continue to have to solve problems that affect people's lives. i will never stop working for the people that meant so much to me.
gave a new year's address said to be relatively conciliatory. he cited science and technology as a means to improve the economy. from what we've seen, martha, he and google's schmidt might have their work cut out for them. we were brought to what appeared to be internet center at at library. it was a really a intranet center. few people in north korea have a access to the worldwide web. we saw mobile phones out on street in pyongyang. however the hitch is the mobile phones don't connect outside of north korea. those phones, not too smart. martha: we've seen the way cell phones can really change a country in so many ways when it becomes open to the rest of the world. that may not be something north korea would like to see in the cards for them. greg, thanks very much. bill: one intriguing trip. >>> a new york congressman says he wants to get rid of presidential term limits. so we see another three-term commander-in-chief? martha: plus the more the debt clock spins the more we owe. look at that big fat number this morning. deeper debt in this country we think into. democrats say
guard at pacific bio sciences smelled a strange odor and felt nauseous. when firefighters arrived on scene, they decided to launch a hazmat operation. safety crews were not sure what type of substances were stored in the building, so they put on those hazmat suits and set up a de contamination area. >> we set up a hot zone, a warm zone and a cold zone. prepared to decon an entry team and we did set up an entry team to go in and examine the atmosphere. >> firefighters traced the problem to an overheated ventilation system. >>> new this morning a 16-year- old is recovering in the hospital after being shot overnight. it happened around 10:15 last night on santa theresa way and park boulevard. police say it appears to be a drive-by shooting. the teen was taken to the hospital and is in stable condition. >>> at this hour, the search continues for a man who stabbed a cab driver outside macarthur bart station. oakland police say the incident began last night with an argument between a man and woman on board a train. the woman got off the train and the man chased after her and followed he
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of anecdotal claims in lawsuits that aren't true when science is in. the people in pennsylvania brought in the epa and insists -- they said the water was safe. they were angry because that was the end of the lawsuit. every time there's an antidote and analysis, it shows that fracking doesn't pollute the water. >> we have a quote from the department of environmental conservation that finds fault with the new report saying the document is nearly a year old, does not reflect final policy and no conclusions should be drawn from this partial, outdated study. would it help to have a new study done? >> if you like throwing good money after bad. as you say, it's a rehash of hold studies. the first well in america was fracked in 1987. we've report after report and it's time to stop reporting and start doing. people need to take a decision on this. every time it comes to a new state or new country like my country, ireland, the analysis is done. >> one of the serious images was the fact people in fracking areas could light their tap water on fire. that was debunkedded because you proved it has bee
guidance. celgene and gillead sciences is hitting an all-time high. they're blaming infighting over the fiscal cliff for an industry slowdown of the end of last year. the global business travel association says spending by u.s. companies rising 1.6% last year. that's worrying, because companies invest in business travel when they want to drive their top line growth. and that effect may show up later down 9 line. the coo said a timely resolution to the debt ceiling, with that spending, could reaccelerate with the full year pushing up to 4.6%. >> largely, business travels has been in a holding pattern, has been in the latter half of 2012. and most likely will be for the first half of this year. but if we start to see some more of that confidence resume, companies will, cfos w begin to release the budgets that they've planned for business travel to really start pushing the pedal on the gas to grow the economy again. >> moving on here, as the streaming wars heat up between amazon and netflix, red box offering a monthly rental plan under the name red box instant. we're joined now from ce
important medical and health science institutions remain world-class, by merging rutgers in the north and rowan and campuses in the south. we will enhance 3 tons of educational alexa's an ounce in north, south, and central new jersey. i thank you for passing this plan, and i was proud to sign it into law this summer in camden paid in k-12 education, there is much more to be done. who would have thought three years ago in face of resistance that i could congratulate us today for the following -- insuring accountability by passing the first major reform of tenure in 100 years, establishing performance-based page in new work through collective bargaining so we can reward and retain the very best teachers in the city where we need them the most, implementing inner-district school choice which has tripled its enrollment and will grow to 6000 students next year, growing the number of charter schools to a record of 86 in new jersey, citing the urban hope act to turn failing schools into renaissance schools in newark and trenton and camden, finally, invested the largest amount of state aid to
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